JASON AKESON RUMORS & GOSSIP
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In the previous development camp, it was easy to turn attention to the rookie defenseman. Aside from the final two games for the then Adirondack Phantoms, this was the first many were getting a look at Shayne Gostisbehere, the headliner of the Flyers defensive prospects.
What isn’t talked about nearly as much is talent up front. The Flyers do...
The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have re-signed forward Jason Akeson to a one-year, two-way contract, according to general manager Ron Hextall.
Akeson, 23 (6/3/1990), appeared in the final regular season game for the Flyers this past season as well as all seven games for the Flyers-Rangers series in the First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, posting two goals and three points.
The Flyers finally got a win in Madison Square Garden on Sunday and considering how they’ve performed there over the past three years, this probably qualifies as an Easter miracle. Rookie winger Jason Akeson redeemed himself with a power play goal to tie the game midway through the second period and LUKE SCHENN (yes, that Luke Schenn) put […]
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Flyers Rookie Center Jason Akeson who is so new to the team that they still do not have his picture on their website. What does matter is that he got his first playoff goal while playing only about 9 minutes in Game #2. This is huge for the kids given his bad luck in Game […]
This was all supposed to be about discipline, and it turned out being about gravity.
That’s because as Flyers rookie Jason Akeson fell to the Garden ice midway through the third period of Game 1 on Thursday night, his stick flew wildly upward, hard into the upper lip of the Rangers’ Carl Hagelin, and it drew blood in more ways than one.
Because on the ensuing double-minor,...
Philadelphia Flyers rookie Jason Akeson is wearing the goat horns after a 4-1 loss to the Rangers in the series opener on Thursday night.
Akeson's was called for a double minor after his stick rode up into the face of Carl Hagelin at 7:35 of the third period. The rookie, who was playing in his second game of the season and third of his NHL career, went to the box and gave the...
(Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images) Well Flyers fans, the pain is over. The pain of watching the 2013 Philadelphia Flyers is over…for now. The Flyers season came to an end on Saturday night after defeating the Ottawa Senators, 2-1. The Flyers took the lead early on as Jason Akeson scored his first NHL [...]
NHLTags: Adirondack Phantomseric wellwoodJason AkesonMatt KonanScott LaughtonTye McGinnThe NHL’s 23-man roster limit does not apply after the trade deadline, though teams still have to operate under the salary cap. With three games remaining to close out the disappointing 2013 season, the Philadelphia Flyers have recalled four Phantoms for these...
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With just three games left in the season, the Philadelphia Flyers are eliminated from playoff contention. The Adirondack Phantoms season is officially over, so the big club made some call ups. The Flyers have recalled forwards Scott Laughton, Jason Akeson, and Tye McGinn, as well as defenseman Matt Konan. With nothing to play for, why not bring the kids...
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Glens Falls, NY, March 9, 2013 – Jason Akeson completed a late-game comeback with his third goal of the game at 17:12 of the third period Saturday night at the Glens Falls Civic Center, as the Adirondack Phantoms stunned the Connecticut Whale with a 4-3 win.
The Whale led 3-1 before the Phantoms reeled off three goals in a span of 3:04, starting at the 14:08 mark of the third...